Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced a call for ideas in the redevelopment of John F. Kennedy International Airport. The invitation for a request for information by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey is for the design and development of JFK Central, a roughly 14-acre, mixed-use space within the complex. This is the latest step in Governor Cuomo’s $13-billion plan for the redesign of JFK, which includes two new international terminals with modern passenger amenities, user-friendly ground transportation options, and improved roadway infrastructure to accommodate a projected increase of at least 15 million passengers per year.
Developer Piermont Properties has released the first renderings of a new, six-story multi-residential development at 188-11 Hillside Avenue in Hollis, Queens. Designed by Meltzer/Mandl Architects as a consultant for EDI International, the building will eventually comprise a mix of market-rate rental apartments, community-oriented facilities, and two levels of sub-grade parking.
A new condominium development is on the rise at 170-22 Cedarcroft Road in Jamaica Estates, an upper-middle-class neighborhood Queens known for its stately homes and wooded streets. Designed by ARC Architecture + Design Studio, the property will eventually contain nine residences, a community garden, and parking accommodations for eight vehicles.
Permits have been filed for a 15-story hotel at 144-02 94th Avenue in Jamaica, Queens. Located between Liverpool Street and Sutphin Boulevard, the corner lot is near the Jamaica LIRR train station and the Sutphin Boulevard-Archer Avenue subway station, serviced by the E train. Nehalkumar Gandhi under the Liverpool Realty LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Permits have been filed for a seven-story mixed-use building at 87-67 170th Street in Jamaica, Queens. Located between Hillside Avenue and 88th Avenue, the interior lot is two blocks east of the 169th Street subway station, serviced by the F train. Mirza Rahman under the Kingston Property LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.